Being and Time is a profound philosophical work written by the German philosopher, Martin Heidegger.
Summary of the Book
Being and Time has intensely influenced 20th-century philosophy, especially in the areas of existentialism, deconstruction, and hermeneutics. The book remains Heidegger’s most important work and contains two major divisions: Preparatory Fundamental Analysis of Dasein and Dasein and Temporality. Heidegger had dedicated this book to Edmund Husserl “in friendship and admiration”.
About Martin Heidegger
Martin Heidegger was a German philosopher, whose relationship with Nazism remains a widely debated subject. His contributions have influenced literary, social and political theories, along with art, anthropology, architecture, aesthetics, environmentalism, psychotherapy and psychoanalysis. What is Called Thinking? is his other notable work.